DPS Privacy Policy

Wherever possible, the Department of Parliamentary Services (DPS) determines how it collects, holds, uses and discloses personal information in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988.


The DPS Privacy Policy embodies DPS’ commitment to protecting the privacy of personal information. It applies to personal information collected by DPS and its consultants, contractors and outsourced service providers.



If you have any questions about privacy or if you wish to access or amend your personal information you can write to:

Privacy Officer, Legal Services Team
Department of Parliamentary Services
PO Box 2600
Canberra ACT 2600


or use the most appropriate email address below:


DPS employees—DPS HR Services and Strategy in the first instance, via email to DPSPayroll@aph.gov.au

Recruitment applicants—DPS HR Services and Strategy, via email to DPS.Recruitment@aph.gov.au, or the contact officer for the recruitment

Individuals who are not DPS employees—the DPS Privacy Officer, in the Legal Services team, via email to dpsinforequests@aph.gov.au, who will assess and coordinate access to the personal information requested

Parliamentarians and their staff—DPS ParlICT, via email to ParlICT@aph.gov.au